2020 Ram 2500 vs Ford F-250 Madison OH
2020 Ram 2500 vs Ford F-250
If you’re looking at a heavy-duty truck, odds are you are looking for something that boasts massive power and capability and comes with features that are going to make your life a whole lot easier. If that is the case, then we recommend you take a look at the 2020 Ram 2500 and the 2020 Ford F-250. Down below, we’re going to be taking a look at the design, as well as the power and capability of these two mighty heavy-duty trucks.
2020 Ram 2500 Power & Handling
Let’s get right down to it. The Ram 2500 is capable of towing up to 19,680 pounds when equipped with the available 6.7-liter Cummins Turbo Diesel engine. The standard 6.4-liter Hemi V8 engine, on the other hand, can handle towing up to 17,540 pounds. The Hemi engine boasts 410 horsepower, 429 lb-ft of torque, and a max payload capacity of 4,010 pounds. When hooking up a trailer, you’ll appreciate the 360-degree surround-view camera with trailer reverse guidance view and the adaptive four-corner suspension system with a bed lowering mode. The standard drivetrain for the 2500 is rear-wheel-drive for all models except the Power Wagon, which comes standard with four-wheel-drive.
2020 Ford F-250 Power & Handling
The Ford F-250 is available as a regular cab, an extended cab, or a crew cab and can be paired with either a 6.8- or an 8.2-foot bed. The F-250 is then available with three different engine options. The standard engine for the F-250 is a 6.2-liter V8 that makes 385 horsepower and 430 lb-ft of torque. The engine comes with a sluggish and old six-speed automatic transmission. The other two engines available for the F-250 is a 430 horsepower 7.3-liter V8 and a turbocharged diesel V8 that makes 475 horsepower. These two engines come paired with a new 10-speed automatic transmission.
2020 Ram 2500 Features & Design
The lineup for the Ram 2500 consists of three cab styles, two-bed lengths, and six trim levels. The Tradesman introduces you to the lineup with Bluetooth, heated mirrors, power windows, and vinyl upholstery. On the rest of the lineup, you can expect to find features such as heated & ventilated seats, LED lighting, leather upholstery, smartphone integration, forward collision warning, parking sensors, the RamBox cargo management system, a power side step, a 17-speaker Harman Kardon sound system, and a 12-inch touchscreen with navigation.
2020 Ford F-250 Features & Design
The base model Ford F-250 is known as the XL and comes with a trailer tow package, telescoping tow mirrors, and a removable locking tailgate. Interior features for the XL include a rearview camera, vinyl upholstery, and a four-speaker sound system. One step up in the model lineup is the XLT with cloth upholstery, a USB port, heated mirrors, and power windows. On higher trim levels, you can find adaptive cruise control, a power tailgate, and leather upholstery. Optional features include the off-road-oriented Tremor package, a 48-gallon fuel tank, and a heavy-duty trailer tow package that can only be paired with the turbodiesel engine.
We just can’t get enough of the advanced technology in the Ram 2500 that makes hooking up a trailer and towing easier than ever before. We also love the luxurious and comfortable interior of the Ram 2500. We here at Classic CDJR have a wide selection of new Ram 2500 models for you to take a look at either online or by coming on down to our lot. We hope to see you soon for a test drive!